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Ny — Britain’s Joe Salisbury and American Desirae Krawczyk reunited to cap sensible Grand Slam campaigns on Saturday beating Mexico’s Giuliana Olmos and El Salvador’s Marcelo Arevalo 7-5 6-2 to enhance the U.S. Open mixed doubles title.
Krawczyk bagged her third consecutive Grand Slam mixed doubles title, having triumphed at Roland Garros and Wimbledon earlier this yr.
Salisbury was additionally competing in his third straight mixed doubles Grand Slam final however was on the dropping facet at Wimbledon, the place Krawczyk partnered with Neal Skupski.
For Salisbury the win accomplished a U.S. Open doubles double having additionally gained The lads’s championship on Friday with Rajeev Ram.
The 29-yr-previous Salisbury turns into The primary participant To comb U.S. Open males’s and mixed doubles titles since Bob Bryan in 2010.
Krawczyk and Salisbury broke open An reliable contest with a break to go up 6-5 earlier than hpreviousing serve to take the set.
The duo carried that momalestum into the second with an early break To maneuver forward 2-0 and would break Olmos and Arevalo as quickly as extra to go up 5-2 earlier than serving out the match. (Reporting by Steve Keating in New York; Modifying by Pritha Sarkar)